- Accepts Etsy gift cards
This is a genuine handmade forged iron pendant. Horseshoes have long been considered lucky. They were originally made of iron, a material that was believed to ward off evil spirits, and traditionally were held in place with seven nails, seven being the luckiest number.
The lucky horseshoe is a big part of Irish folklore and history. The story of Dunstan and the horseshoe varies greatly depending on where you look. But the gist of the story is that in the 10th century, St. Dunstan (a blacksmith at the time) was visited by the devil himself. The hoofed devil asked for a horseshoe for himself. So then, Dunstan nailed a red hot horseshoe tightly on one of his hooves, and the devil howled in pain. The devil begged for Dunstan to remove it. Dunstan agreed under one condition -- the devil must respect the horseshoe and never enter any place where one was hung above the door. Because of this, people believed that the horseshoe could keep evil spirits out of their homes, and thus bring in (or keep in) good fortune.
Pendant diameter is 1.5" by 1.3" inches (40mm by 35mm). The pendant comes on a black fabric or waxed cotton cord.
► Optionally, you can add the genuine handmade leather pouch stitched with a waxed cotton cord. It makes a nice gift case for the pendant.
► Shipping worldwide from Ukraine, please allow at least 2-3 weeks for delivery to USA, Canada and Australia, and about 10-14 days to most European countries.
► Paypal and all major credit cards, as well as Etsy gift cards, are accepted. Orders can be cancelled within 24 hours of purchase date. Orders for bracelets and necklaces especially with custom lengths cannot be cancelled because they are made to order. After the order is shipped it cannot be cancelled and we cannot intercept the mail in transit.
► Orders are usually shipped within 3-5 business days, unless there's a delay in production. Shipping is form Ukraine and usually takes about 2-3 weeks for delivery to USA, Canada, 3-5 weeks to Asia, Latin America and Australia and about 10-14 days to most European countries.
► Express shipping is only available to United States and costs additional $5.00. This option is not available to other countries.
► We are not responsible for mishandled or lost orders in the mail. All packages can be traced from the https://track.ukrposhta.ua/tracking_EN.html website to confirm the package was shipped and left the country of origin. When the package arrives in the destination country the postal service is responsible for handling the package, from that point on you can trace the package on your country's website. If they fail to deliver your mail please file a complaint or a claim with your local post office.
► All mail 'returned to sender' for any reason can be resent again for additional shipping payment.
Just contact me within: 7 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 24 hours of purchase
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
► Please contact us first if there's any problem with your order before leaving a review or starting a claim.
► Returns: If you wish to return or exchange an item contact me for information. Buyer pays return shipping. Shipping for returned items will not be refunded.
► Exchanges: Buyer needs to ship the item back first, unless item arrived badly damaged, broken or had missing parts. And buyer pays for shipping both ways.
► If the package was mishandled by the postal service we are not responsible for their damages, you will need to file a complaint with your local postal service.
► Currently we do not accept custom orders.
► Wholesale discounts are available and depend on the amount of items and order total. Please contact first to inquire about a wholesale discount.
We can make small custom engravings on some of the forged iron pendants. We can also make adjustments to sizes of some items, like leather cuff bracelets.
For bronze and silver items it's best to clean with a polishing cloth or jewelry cleaner which will give them a shine. But for those who like a more authentic look and feel for their jewelry which develops patina overtime, there are really no special care instructions.
For forged iron items, it's a good idea to coat with a clear acrylic lacquer or wax to avoid rusting and keep off water as much as possible.
For leather items, it's also best to avoid prolonged contact with water because leather is a natural material and can deteriorate with time.
We currently don't offer gift wrapping or packaging, but some pendants and rings come with optional leather pouches.
Please contact us for details.